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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Portsmouth city
[Data based on a sample. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see text]

Subject Number Percent   Subject Number Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS       INCOME IN 1999    
  Population 16 years and over 77,524 100.0     Households 38,137 100.0
In labor force 48,163 62.1   Less than $10,000 4,633 12.1
     Civilian labor force 43,705 56.4   $10,000 to $14,999 2,899 7.6
          Employed 40,353 52.1   $15,000 to $24,999 6,158 16.1
          Unemployed 3,352 4.3   $25,000 to $34,999 5,987 15.7
               Percent of civilian labor force 7.7 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 6,982 18.3
     Armed Forces 4,458 5.8   $50,000 to $74,999 7,008 18.4
Not in labor force 29,361 37.9   $75,000 to $99,999 2,642 6.9
        $100,000 to $149,999 1,313 3.4
   Females 16 years and over 40,728 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 302 0.8
In labor force 22,879 56.2   $200,000 or more 213 0.6
     Civilian labor force 22,260 54.7   Median household income (dollars) 33,742 (X)
          Employed 20,483 50.3        
             
  Own children under 6 years 7,635 100.0   With earnings 29,428 77.2
All parents in family in labor force 5,117 67.0        Mean earnings (dollars) 40,236 (X)
        With Social Security income 10,742 28.2
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 9,532 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 43,922 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 2,479 6.5
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 31,996 72.8        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 5,696 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 6,873 15.6   With public assistance income 1,765 4.6
Public transportation (including taxicab) 1,301 3.0        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 2,513 (X)
Walked 1,438 3.3   With retirement income 9,028 23.7
Other means 1,114 2.5        Mean retirement income (dollars) 17,615 (X)
Worked at home 1,200 2.7        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 23.8 (X)        
          Families 25,628 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 40,353 100.0   Less than $10,000 2,270 8.9
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 1,339 5.2
Management, professional, and related occupations 11,193 27.7   $15,000 to $24,999 3,725 14.5
Service occupations 6,756 16.7   $25,000 to $34,999 3,801 14.8
Sales and office occupations 11,222 27.8    $35,000 to $49,999 5,023 19.6
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 83 0.2   $50,000 to $74,999 5,782 22.6
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 5,185 12.8   $75,000 to $99,999 2,278 8.9
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 5,914 14.7   $100,000 to $149,999 1,030 4.0
        150,000 to $199,999 236 0.9
        $200,000 or more 144 0.6
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 39,577 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 153 0.4   Per capita income (dollars) 16,507 (X)
Construction 3,257 8.1   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 5,655 14.0   Male full-time, year-round workers 30,122 (X)
Wholesale trade 1,220 3.0   Female full-time, year-round workers 23,375 (X)
Retail trade 4,799 11.9   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 2,077 5.1                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 1,067 2.6   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 2,096 5.2   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 3,260 8.1     Families 3,412 13.3
Educational, health and social services 8,339 20.7   With related children under 18 years 2,879 20.6
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 2,875 7.1        With related children under 5 years 1,522 26.8
Other services (except public administration) 2,494 6.2        
Public administration 3,061 7.6     Families with female householder, no husband present 2,551 31.2
        With related children under 18 years 2,309 40.0
             With related children under 5 years 1,177 50.9
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 15,471 16.2
Private wage and salary workers 27,969 69.3   18 years and over 9,107 12.9
Government workers 10,638 26.4        65 years and over 1,444 10.7
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 1,702 4.2   Related children under 18 years 6,114 24.7
Unpaid family workers 44 0.1        Related children 5 to 17 years 4,144 23.2
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 3,896 22.5
             
 
Date: July 7, 2006
 
-Represent zero or rounds to zero.    (X) Not applicable.
If the denominator of a mean value or per capita value is less than 30, then that value is calculated using a rounded aggregate in the numerator. See text.
Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Census 2000.

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